World of Jazz 245 – Tribute to John Abercrombie

PLAYLIST John Abercrombie – Tears – Up and Coming Enrico Rava – Bella – The Pilgrim and the Stars Billy Cobham – Crosswind – Crosswinds John Surman – Chelsea Bridge – Brewster’s Rooster Mark Soskin – Step Lively – One Hopeful Day Olivier Le Goas Quintet – Fragment – Gravitations John Abercrombie & Ralph Towner- Staircase – Sargasso Sea Adam Kolker – Only One – … Continue reading World of Jazz 245 – Tribute to John Abercrombie

World Of Jazz 239

PLAYLIST Hampshire and Foat – Galaxies Like Grains of Sand – Galaxies Like Grains of Sand (Athens of the North 2017) Stuart McCallum – Inhale – City (Naim 2015) Ralph Towner – Drifting Petals – Solstice (ECM 1975) John Abercrombie – Sunday School – Up and Coming (ECM 2017) Labyrinth Lounge – Trouble Won’t Last – Porgy (Rufftone Records 2017) A Tree Grows – Future … Continue reading World Of Jazz 239

Band On The Wall Playlist – April 2017

Here is my monthly look at what is coming up at Manchester’s finest jazz venue The Band on the Wall.  April kicks off with another visit from jazz royalty as the Sun Ra Arkestra, directed by Marshall Allen, arrive from Saturn for another visit on Sunday 2nd. Chris Potter is a world-class soloist, accomplished composer and formidable bandleader,  Down Beat called him “One of the most studied … Continue reading Band On The Wall Playlist – April 2017